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April residential construction stats below expectations

"With single-family starts coming in below 900,000 and aggregate starts below 1,300,000, and despite double-digit percentage improvements over last year's results, this month's numbers are a bit disappointing," said Scott Volling, principal, PwC. 

Nonresidential construction down in March

Nonresidential construction spending declined 0.3 percent in March, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data.

Residential construction increases, but low inventory persists

While March results for both housing starts and permits were strong, the residential market is facing a confluence of challenges including low inventory, constrained labor, and rising material costs, ultimately creating a growing bubble of pent up demand and affordability challenges.

Nonresidential construction flat in February

Nonresidential construction spending inched 0.1 percent higher in February, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data. Nonresidential spending, which totaled $732.8 billion on a seasonally adjusted, annualized basis, has expanded 1.3 percent since February 2017.

February residential construction stats released

The U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development jointly announced the following new residential construction statistics for February 2018.

Nonresidential construction spending dips in January

Nonresidential construction spending fell 0.1 percent on a monthly basis in January 2018, while year-over-year spending increased, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data.

Residential building permits and housing starts exceed expectations

Residential construction statistics for January 2018, announced by the U.S. Census Bureau and the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, including building permits, housing starts, and housing completions, exceeded analysts’ expectations.

Nonresidential construction spending higher in November, down year-over-year

Nonresidential construction spending expanded 0.6 percent in November, totaling $719.2 billion on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data. Despite the month-over-month expansion, nonresidential spending fell 1.3 percent from November 2016.

Nonresidential construction spending stabilizes in August

Nonresidential construction spending expanded 0.5 percent in August, totaling $691.8 billion on a seasonally adjusted, annualized basis, according to an analysis of data from the U.S. Census Bureau by Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC). Though this represents an improvement from July’s total ($688.2 billion), nonresidential spending remains 3.4 percent below its year-ago level.
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